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Opening page of calendar.

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Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection, ca. 850-ca. 1600.


Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1450 - 1499
Place Term: Flanders
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 70
Content : Listed in De Ricci, Seymour, Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada. New York. N.Y.: H.W. Wilson, 1935; and Supplement, New York, N.Y.: Bibliographical Society of America, 1962.

Ownership : Douglas sale (1856). From R.L. Stuart collection (no. 13884), bequeathed 1892.

Content : 17 long lines in main text and calendar, ruled in pencil. Some prickings still visible.

Content : 3; 2 noting hands: 1, in Flemish, ff. 2, 14; second, f. 134.

Content : Both De Ricci and Dr. Guest give the date as ca. 1470. Scribes: hand 1 is main hand; hand 2 written in Flemish on ff. 2 and 14; hand 3 on f.134 -- may be much later.

Content : De Ricci, 1326. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.

Content : Large blue initials on gold. 2-line gold initials on blue and red fields. 1-line blue/gold initials with red or black penwork. Gold/blue linefillers. Rubrics. Border designs around miniatures, at openings of main sections. Placemarkers.

Content : Parchment

Content: Some border designs contain human and animal figures. Five miniatures, including crucifixion, annunciation, King David.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: a742e880-c5cb-012f-a7d4-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1450: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening page of calendar." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1450 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e57d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening page of calendar." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e57d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1450 - 1499). Opening page of calendar. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e57d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening page of calendar.